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Natalie Giorgi Sunshine Foundation Expanded Opportunities to Attend 2016 FARE Teen Summit

In July 2013, 13-year-old Natalie Giorgi suffered a fatal anaphylactic reaction while vacationing with her family at a camp run by the City of Sacramento. To honor their daughter’s life and prevent future tragedies, Louis and Joanne Giorgi have established the Natalie Giorgi Sunshine Foundation, which recently provided scholarships so that teens with financial need… Continue reading Natalie Giorgi Sunshine Foundation Expanded Opportunities to Attend 2016 FARE Teen Summit

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FARE Reflects on 2016 Successes

As the leaves change, the chill of winter arrives and the end of the year approaches, you can’t help but find yourself looking back over the past 12 months. FARE has been taking time to reflect over the last year, too, and we know one thing for sure: a lot has been accomplished on behalf… Continue reading FARE Reflects on 2016 Successes

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Sneak Peek at Allergic Living’s Winter Magazine: from the Latest on the Microbiome to Food Allergy Dating

One of the benefits of becoming a FARE member is the discount you receive on Allergic Living. With the deadline for the popular magazine’s Winter 2016-17 edition quickly approaching – the subscription list closes November 10 – editor Gwen Smith gives FARE’s followers a sneak peek into what’s in store in the new magazine. If… Continue reading Sneak Peek at Allergic Living’s Winter Magazine: from the Latest on the Microbiome to Food Allergy Dating

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Enter to Win the #TealPumpkinContest

Do you have the best teal pumpkin on your block? Is it wacky, sparkly, creative, artistic, or just plain gigantic? Don’t keep your awesome teal pumpkin a secret. FARE ambassador and National Captain of Team Teal Pumpkin Auggie Maturo (“Girl Meets World”) wants you to share your teal pumpkin with the world. Enter our contest… Continue reading Enter to Win the #TealPumpkinContest

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New Study: Food Allergy Knowledge and Attitudes in Restaurant Managers and Staff

A study by a team of federal, state and local environmental health specialists finds that most restaurant employees can recognize symptoms of allergic reactions and know to call 911 if a customer’s symptoms are severe. However, more than 10 percent of the servers, food workers and restaurant managers reported the false and hazardous belief that… Continue reading New Study: Food Allergy Knowledge and Attitudes in Restaurant Managers and Staff

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Sneak Peek at Allergic Living’s Fall Magazine

One of the benefits of becoming a FARE member is the discount you receive on the popular Allergic Living magazine. With the deadline for Allergic Living’s Fall 2016 edition quickly approaching – the subscription list closes August 9 – editor Gwen Smith writes a guest blog post to offer FARE followers a sneak peek into… Continue reading Sneak Peek at Allergic Living’s Fall Magazine

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Peanut Allergy-Friendly Baseball Games 2016

Baseball season is in full swing! We are encouraged by the number of teams that are hosting special “peanut-sensitive” or “peanut-aware” games. Some are also providing more allergy-friendly concession options. Follow the links for more information about how to purchase tickets and the accommodations available at specific games. We will be updating it with new events… Continue reading Peanut Allergy-Friendly Baseball Games 2016